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Problem: Sun ONE (iPlanet) Web server lists Web site files instead of displaying map

Description

Using Sun ONE (iPlanet) Web server, when I type the URL to my ArcIMS Web site in my browser, the browser lists the files and directories in that folder instead of displaying the map.

Cause

Sun ONE (iPlanet) Web Server requires some additional configuration for an ArcIMS map to display in a browser.

Solution or Workaround

  1. Start your Sun ONE (iPlanet) Administration Server
    <a href='http://support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/15176' target='_blank'>How To: Open the Sun Java System Web Server 6.0</a>, select your Server from the dropdown list and click Manage.
  2. Click Content Management in the navigation bar along the top.
  3. Click Document Preferences on the left sidebar.
  4. Add “default.htm,default.html,index.htm” first in the list under Index Filenames and click OK. Then click Save and Apply and exit your browser.

    Now your ArcIMS Web site map should display.